Meditation - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444642271

Meditation, Volume 244

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Narayanan Srinivasan
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444642271
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st February 2019
Page Count: 358
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Table of Contents

1. Effect of meditation on attentional processes
Narayanan Srinivasan
2. State-trait influences of Vipassana meditation practice on P3 EEG dynamics
Bindu Kutty
3. What could teachers learn from the neuroscience of self-experience? 
Aviva Berkovich-Ohana
4. Training Attention for Conscious Non-REM Sleep: The Yogic Technique of Yoga Nidrā and Its Implications for Neuroscience Research
Stephen Anthony Parker
5. CNV and P3 modulations following sensorimotor training
Tal Dotan Ben-Soussan
6. Analytical meditation: a characterisation of a reasoning-based meditation training
Marieke Karlijn van Vugt
7. Buddhist meditation and the regulation of brain networks
antonino Raffone
8. Mindfulness-based Emotional Balance Training in Military Spouse
Amishi Jha
9. Neuroimaging of compassion meditation
Gaelle desborders
10. Short-term mindful breath awareness training improves inhibitory control and response monitoring
P. Malinowski
11. Blink-related delta oscillations in a whole-body perceptual deprivation paradigm
Joseph Glicksohn
12. What's the difference between hypnosis and meditation?
Amir Raz
13. Meditation induces physical relaxation and enhances cognition: A perplexing paradox
K.K. Deepak
14. The neuroscience of meditation: phenomenology, classification, correlates, and mechanisms
Helané Wahbeh
15. Nondual awareness: consciousness-as-such as non-representational reflexivity

Zoran Josipovic
16. The contemplative exercise through the lenses of predictive processing: a promising approach
Giuseppe Pagnoni
17. Neurophysiological changes in focused and concentrative meditation in relation to cognition and behavior
Deepeshwar Singh
18. GABA mechanisms of Yoga in Psychiatry
Urvakhsh Meherwan Mehta


Description

Meditation, Volume 244, the latest release in the Progress in Brain Research series, highlights new advances in the field with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on The effect of meditation on attentional processes, State-trait influences of Vipassana meditation practice on P3 EEG dynamics, What could teachers learn from the neuroscience of self-experience?, Training Attention for Conscious Non-REM Sleep: The Yogic Technique of Yoga Nidrā and Its Implications for Neuroscience Research, CNV and P3 modulations following sensorimotor training, Analytical meditation: a characterization of a reasoning-based meditation training, Buddhist meditation and the regulation of brain networks, Mindfulness-based Emotional Balance Training in Military Spouse, and more.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Progress in Brain Research series
  • Updated release includes the latest information on Meditation

Readership

Researchers and students of neuroscience, psychology, and the biological sciences. Art Practitioners (coaches and artists) interested in understanding the impact that art can have in human life


Details

No. of pages:
358
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444642271

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Narayanan Srinivasan Serial Volume Editor

Dr. Narayanan Srinivasan is at University of Allahabad, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Head, Centre of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences, University of Allahabad, India